Browsing: Poverty

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0 Walking with the Poor

Unbound founder Bob Hentzen walked thousands of miles in solidarity with the families in our program to let them know they were not alone, that our community of sponsors, staff and volunteers were with them to counterbalance the isolating effects of poverty. He also sought to raise awareness of the realities and capabilities of marginalized people.

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0 Praying for a home

Beneranda lives in Nicaragua with her husband and sons in a small cinder block home. It is a humble dwelling, but one she waited more than 50 years to own. Beneranda is filled with gratitude and considers herself greatly blessed. As we celebrate Thanksgiving Day in the U.S., let us be inspired by those who, like Beneranda, have been blessed with that priceless gift of gratitude.

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0 A mug full of love

Individuals sponsored through Unbound are constantly demonstrating how generous they are. When Regina Mburu, communications liaison for Unbound in Africa, visited sponsored elder Lucy, she was welcomed with warmth and hospitality.

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1 A Recovering Pharisee

For as long as I can remember I essentially had one desire for my life: perfection… Yet my heavenly Father, through tragedies and painful times, took me to the place I had tried so hard to avoid, the place I least wanted to go: the place of my own great inner poverty… Yet there was my treasure, for there I encountered His goodness and mercy.

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